Lanxess increases prices for basic chemicals
The Lanxess Basic Chemicals business unit is increasing its prices worldwide for its entire product portfolio by a minimum of 7 % with immediate effect.
The primary factors behind this measure are higher raw material and energy expenses, says the company.
BAC is one of the world's leading manufacturers of industrial chemicals. The main product groups are chlorobenzenes, chlorotoluenes and cresols, nitrotoluenes, polyols and oxidation products (e.g. trimethylolpropane, 1,6-hexanediol, maleic anhydride), benzyl products (e.g. benzylchloride, benzylalcohol, benzoylchloride) and inorganic acids (e.g. hydrofluoric acid).